National Battery Day

National Battery Day

Believe or not, there is a National Battery Day in the United States on February 18th. Batteries are an everyday item that we rely on for an absolute ton of reasons and maybe we don’t show them enough love so let’s take a look at some fairly random but interesting facts all about batteries: The…

Famous for being funny

Famous for being funny

Comedy is definitely subjective and what one person finds funny might not be another’s cup of tea. When it comes to British stand-up comedians though, most people can agree that the following are some of the best that the UK has to offer right now. To make your own event a good laugh take a…

Go big with wood

Go big with wood

Wooden structures can offer long lasting and sturdy buildings and here we will take a look at some the world’s most impressive wooden structures. The Old Government Buildings in New Zealand were built in the late 1870’s in Wellington and was, at the time, the second largest wooden building in the world for more than…

A Pirate's life for me

A Pirate’s life for me

Is there anyone out there who doesn’t love pirates? Even the bad ones, we can’t get enough of. Why do we all love pirates so much? Because, let’s face it, pirates are cool. So, hang on to your cutlasses, matey as we take a look at why pirates are seen as cool and if their…

Best Ways to Keep Your Cargo Secure

Best Ways to Keep Your Cargo Secure

Across Europe, road freight crime is soaring. The average value of stolen loads is over €200,000, and the UK is the most affected country with a 50% rise between 2015 and 2016. The largest European loss was a shipment of computers from a vehicle in Burton-on-Trent with a value of €842,404. A characteristic of freight…

5 more key mistakes of website management

5 more key mistakes of website management

Incorrect management of your website can affect the user experience and even harm your reputation and bottom line. With so many websites fighting for attention on the internet, mismanagement of your site is not something you can afford to entertain. Here are five key mistakes that every web owner should avoid. Image Credit 1. Repurposing…

Benefits of building a granny annexe

Benefits of building a granny annexe

Granny annexes – a term used to define a separate dwelling from the main home, which houses an elderly or vulnerable adult – are on the rise. With care costs and the cost of living rising, many families find that it is a cheaper and more fulfilling way to care for relatives. Image Credit A…

Understanding the purpose of your website

Understanding the purpose of your website

It is a familiar story: a business owner decides that he needs a website to keep pace with his competitors. He calls in a team of expert web designers, gives them his brief, and they set to work creating a beautifully-designed website with state-of-the-art bells and whistles. It looks great and the client is thrilled.…

10 more gluten free snack ideas for kids

10 more gluten free snack ideas for kids

Finding snacks for your kids that do not contain gluten can seem a little daunting at first, but there are plenty of options out there. Here are some further ideas for tasty and nutritious snacks that can be enjoyed by everyone. Image Credit Healthy fruit roll-ups Making your own fruit leathers is simple and avoids…